The deal would not have included the Fox broadcast network, as a company can not legally own two broadcast networks, and Disney already owns ABC. If a deal does happen, it could have massive implications for the entertainment business. It would also exclude Fox's sports channels to avoid regulatory scrutiny that would come on concerns that combining with ESPN is anti-competitive.
Wizards' Wall's shoulder in sling
Do you smell blood with the way the Cavs are playing right now? "It wasn't like we were just out there [trying to lose]". The Raps shot 53.5 percent from the field on the road against one of the best defensive teams in the league.
While Disney CEO Bob Iger swears he's leaving his post this next time around, it appears the savvy businessman who brought Pixar, Marvel Studios, and Lucasfilm under the Disney umbrella during his tenure has one more major purchase up his sleeve. That deal is now undergoing review by United Kingdom regulators. He assumes Fox shareholders would get equity in the larger Disney. While some have already begun speculating about this potentially exciting news, sources close to Fox have said that the company wishes to move forward while focusing its efforts on the news and sports arenas of the entertainment world.
Beyonce Cast as Nala in Disney's 'Lion King' Remake
The new Lion King's story was written by Catch Me If You Can and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' Jeff Nathanson. The music icon joins Donald Glover as Simba, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar and James Earl Jones , who is reprising his role as Mufasa.
The reaction to the possible merger is largely positive, though one fan tweeted: "Look, I love the idea is the Fantastic Four and X-Men being part of the MCU, but Disney doesn't need more properties". So it would definitely be interesting to see how a more-focused-on sports Fox would do, and how investors would react. Disney's shares were up 1.2 pct at $99.86 US.
It may be recalled that a case of defamation for hurting religious sentiments has been filed against Kamal Haasan in Varanasi. Referring to the statement made by Haasan on Thursday in a column in a weekly magazine, Mahasabha leader Pt.
Additionally, wages rose from the same time previous year by 2.4 percent but slowed somewhat from last month. Wages pressures in October were flat, however, with average hourly earnings falling by a penny to $26.53.
It was Watkins' third TD catch of the season; the other two came in a Thursday night game against San Francisco on September 21. The Giants managed a fourth-quarter touchdown on a 10-yard pass from Manning to tight end Evan Engram to make it 48-17.
On Thursday you can get a flu shot in about the same time you could get a burger at a fast food place. She adds: "People have been getting flu shots for many years and I don't think there's a correlation".
Head coach Ravi Shastri also wished Kohli on Twitter and wished another fabulous year for the right-handed batsman. For India, the only other bowler to find success was Mohammad Siraj who picked up the wickets of Kane Williamson.
World Food India is a three-day event being organised with the aim to put India on the map in terms of food processing industry. Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi , inaugurated World Food India 2017 , at Vigyan Bhavan in NewDelhi today.
As we all know that the BJP is growing at a fast pace in Bengal, Roy's induction will strengthen the party in the state. Roy, a founder member of the Trinamool Congress, quit the party on September 25.
Today, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort was charged in special prosecutor Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. It is unclear exactly how much Manafort made by listing the property on rental services like Airbnb .
Update: Bloomberg's sources say Broadcom could offer Qualcomm about $70 per share in cash and stock within the next few days. At issue are the licensing fees that Qualcomm charges for patents that cover the basics of how mobile phone systems work.
Mike Evans suspended one game for role in brawl
Evans was held to one catch for 13 yards on six targets Sunday, with Lattimore as part of the Saints' coverage of him. Mike Evans' hot temper has landed him in hot water. "And maybe Jameis should have been ejected ", he said.
Call It What You Want
Taylor Swift's new album, Reputation , has already set hearts on fire with numbers like Look What You Made Me Do and Gorgeous . It's clearly a love song about her boyfriend of one year, Joe Alwyn , but the words run deeper than that.
After Shankersinh Vaghela, BJP seeks ban on 'Padmavati'
The movie is co-produced by director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's banner named Bhansali productions and Viacom 18 motion pictures. The opposition Congress said the ruling party was doing politics and trying to turn the film into a poll issue.
Army Deserter Bowe Bergdahl Will Not Serve Prison Time
Bergdahl, now 31, was captured by the Taliban and spent almost five years under brutal captivity by the insurgent group. At the time of Bergdahl's release, Obama said the US does not leave its service members on the battlefield.